I iW CO«MODO«iWTEtNAT>ONAl.r- n^tare* Mo part (.:•!. is progrom or occomponymg .nsrruci'G' duplu-~i-d copied iioi. smiled ^r-'eproducedm any lotir " ■ mean. *ithcui 'he prior written permission o? Commr/d I Computer Division Commodore Home Computer Division 675 A|an Avenue. Slough Trading ttlote £lou< !-.. Be*fcs. Stl 48Dcr-o J la-'d. ^K commodore *" COMPUTER STAR BATTLE Instructions for use SETTING UP Read all instructions carefully — Check you have followed the correct procedure for setting up the VIC and inserting this cartridge. Once you hove plugged in this cartridge ond turned on the VIC you may find the picture is offset 10 the left of your TV screen. To centre the picture use the WSt *ey. Each time you press this key the image will move across the screen to the right. Keep pressing this key unti I you are satisfied the image is centred within your screen. OBJECTIVE An alien attock force is trying to invade yourstar system. Your objective is to defend your star ship from the invaders by using your loser cannon. The game is- over when all three star ships at your disposal have been destroyed. HOW TO START THE GAME Pressing the W function key allows for one person to play. If two players wish to play then press function key . This key allows the two players to play their gome alternately. Both function keys are located at the extreme right hand side of the keyboard. Don't forget to turn up the volume on your TV set. HOW TO MANOEUVRE THE STAR SHIP AND LASER To move across the screen from left to right ond also to fire the star ship laser gun, simply press the following keys. moves star ship left moves star ship right fires star ship laser. If you have o Commodore joystick, this can also be used to manoeuvre and fire the star ship loser. HOW TO SCORE POINTS Every time an alien space ship is destroyed, points are scored. If alien space ships are destroyed while in the convoy position the points scored are as follows: — * RED PINK BLUE 60 points 30 points 40 points 30 points If alien space craft are destroyed while peeling off from formation, to dive bomb your star ship, the points scored are doubled. The alien mother ships, coloured yel low, and situated at the top of the screen are worth from 150-800 points if destroyed while breaking away from formation. The actual score is shown at the point, where the mother ship was destroyed. Don't forget to avoid both the bombs and attacking alien space craft, as they will destroy yourstar ships. In the event of you scoring 5,000 points or more you ore awarded a bonus star ship. Each time you successfully clear the screen of alien invaders the level of difficulty increases as shown by the play level at the bottom of the screen. The higher your score the more difficult the game becomes.